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Diabetes Awareness Week 2017

Diabetes Awareness Week 2017
July 20, 2017 1:04 pm

Posted by: Ria Anne Cantada

DLSUMC will celebrate the Diabetes Awareness Week with the theme “Dribble, Drive, Dunk, Defend Against Diabetes” on July 24 – 28, 2017.

As part of the awareness campaign, the Diabetes Education Center will offer lectures and free health screening services for walk-in patients, DLSUMC Diabetes Club members, and DLSHSI employees.

Below is the complete list of activities for the week:

JULY 24 (Monday)
   9 AM – 3 PM (Building 3 Hallway, in front of ER)

  • Exhibit / Audio-Visual presentations on Diabetes
   7 AM – 11 AM (Building 1 Hallway, in front Patients’ Assistance Office)
  • FREE blood sugar screening (first 50 walk-in patients and DLSHSI employees)
  • FREE uric acid screening (first 50 walk-in patients and DLSHSI employees)
  • FREE cholesterol screening (first 30 walk-in patients and DLSHSI employees)
  • FREE foot screening (first 50 walk-in patients and DLSHSI employees)
  • Wet sampling

JULY 25 (Tuesday)
   7 AM – 11 AM (Our Lady’s Hall, Building 3 Basement)
   Exclusive for DLSUMC Diabetes Club members:
  • Diabetes Awareness Lecture: “Tusok-tusok, ngimay-ngimay…Alamin at Tuklasin” (Daveric Pagsisihan, MD)
  • FREE blood sugar screening (first 50)
  • FREE uric acid screening (first 50)
  • FREE cholesterol screening (first 40)
  • FREE triglyceride screening (first 30)
  • FREE lipid screening (first 40)
  • FREE bone screening (first 50)
  • Wet sampling

JULY 26 (Wednesday)
   7 AM – 11 AM (OPD Waiting Area)
   Exclusive for walk-in patients:
  • Diabetes Awareness Lecture
  • FREE blood sugar screening (first 50)
  • FREE uric acid screening (first 50)
  • FREE cholesterol screening (first 40)
  • FREE nerve screening (first 50)
  • Wet sampling

JULY 27 (Thursday)
   8 AM – 4 PM (Our Lady’s Hall, Building 3 Basement)
   For selected Type 1 DM patients:
  • Day Camp
  • Fun and interactive lectures
  • Booths
  • Wet sampling

   JULY 28 (Friday)
  • 8 AM – 12 NN (Training Room, Building 3 Basement)
DLSUMC Diabetes Club Fellowship